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Psychiatric patients' attitudes towards being hospitalized: a national multicentre study in Norway.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): BMC psychiatry [BMC Psychiatry] 2022 Nov 21; Vol. 22 (1), pp. 726. Date of Electronic Publication: 2022 Nov 21.

Abstract: Background: The aim of the study was to explore patients' attitudes towards voluntary and involuntary hospitalization in Norway, and predictors for involuntary patients who wanted admission.Methods: A multi-centre study of consecutively admitted patien...

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Too few inpatient beds for the mentally ill.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke [Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen] 2021 Oct 22; Vol. 141. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 22 (Print Publication: 2021).

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Exploring Mechanisms of Mental Illness Stigma Reduction in Asian Canadian Men.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Canadian journal of psychiatry. Revue canadienne de psychiatrie [Can J Psychiatry] 2022 Jun; Vol. 67 (6), pp. 490-498. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 May 24.

Abstract: Objective: Although there is evidence of effective stigma reduction by various psychological and educational interventions, the mechanisms of change remain unclear. In this article, we examine hypothesized processes that might have mediated reductions ...

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Treatment Satisfaction in a Civil Commitment Facility for Sexually Violent Persons.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Sexual abuse : a journal of research and treatment [Sex Abuse] 2022 Jun; Vol. 34 (4), pp. 483-504. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Jun 04.

Abstract: Evaluating patient satisfaction in therapeutic settings is consistent with a Risk-Needs-Responsivity (RNR) model. This study provides results from a program improvement initiative in a sexually violent person (SVP) civil commitment facility that querie...

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Implications of Involuntary Psychiatric Admission: Health, Social, and Clinical Effects on Patients.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): The Journal of nervous and mental disease [J Nerv Ment Dis] 2022 Apr 01; Vol. 210 (4), pp. 290-311.

Abstract: Abstract: Involuntary psychiatric admission is an increasing, widespread practice adopted throughout the world; however, its legal regulation and practice are still under debate, and it is subject to criticism from the human rights point of view. Only ...

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A retrospective cohort study describing characteristics of those repeatedly detained under Section 136 of the Mental Health Act over a 5-year period and the association with past abuse.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Medicine, science, and the law [Med Sci Law] 2022 Apr; Vol. 62 (2), pp. 124-133. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Oct 05.

Abstract: Individuals repeatedly detained under Section 136 (S136) of the Mental Health Act account for a significant proportion of all detentions. This study provides a detailed analysis of those repeatedly detained ('repeat attenders') to a London Mental Healt...

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Assessment Team Recommendations on the Continuation of Involuntary Commitment in Poland.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of law and medicine [J Law Med] 2022 Jun; Vol. 29 (2), pp. 622-634.

Abstract: This study explores explicit justifications for recommendations regarding patients' continuing detention in forensic psychiatric wards. We are interested in what arguments are used in recommendations for the continuing detention of involuntarily commit...

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Policies and procedures for patient transfers from community clinics to emergency departments under the mental health act: Review and policy scan.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): International journal of law and psychiatry [Int J Law Psychiatry] 2020 Jul - Aug; Vol. 71, pp. 101576. Date of Electronic Publication: 2020 Jun 01.

Abstract: Objective: The objective of this commentary is to summarize the few findings from the scientific literature pertaining to humane mental health transfer practices in the province of Ontario as well as the broader Canadian and international context. Thes...

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Do no harm in due process - a historical analysis of social determinates of institutionalization in the USA.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): History of psychiatry [Hist Psychiatry] 2021 Dec; Vol. 32 (4), pp. 478-487. Date of Electronic Publication: 2021 Aug 04.

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Abstract: Involuntary hospitalization has been a fundamental function of psychiatric care for mentally ill persons in the USA for centuries. Procedural and judicial practices of inpatient psychiatric treatment and civil commitment in the USA have served as a by-...

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[Coercion in psychiatry: practical consequences of ethical aspects].

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Der Nervenarzt [Nervenarzt] 2021 Mar; Vol. 92 (3), pp. 259-266.

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Abstract: Within the framework of the legal and ethical requirements of the application of coercion in psychiatry, the perspective of its prevention is discussed. Coercion is permissible exclusively in cases of incapability of self-determination and immediate sp...

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